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Revolving Door Newsletter: 10.27.09

Newspaper Circ Plummets; Cuts Come To Forbes

October 27, 2009
Daily newspaper circulation plummets another 10 percent, down to less than 30.5 million. That would be pre-World War II levels, in case you're scoring at home. Sunday circ fared slightly better, but is still off more than seven percent from a year ago. The biggest loser: the San Francisco Chronicle, which falls more than 25 percent, while the New Jersey Star-Ledger loses almost a quarter of its readers, as well. Virtually every major paper except for The Wall Street Journal had a decreased circulation, and here's a pretty chart to prove the point. (A number of smaller papers, along ...

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